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Kenneth Hodges

Kenneth Hodges, Professor

Kenneth Hodges, Professor
Kenneth Hodges, Professor

Department of English
209 Shanks Hall 
181 Turner Street NW
Blacksburg, VA 24061
540-231-4500 |

Kenneth Hodges is a professor in the Department of English. 

  • Malory
  • Medieval Arthurian Literature
  • Medieval Literature    
  • PhD, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
  • MA, University of California at Berkley
  • BA, Williams College
  • Modern Language Association
  • Medieval Academy of America
  • International Arthurian Society, North American Branch
  • Tony Hilfer Prize for best article published the previous year in TSLL, 2013


Armstrong, D., and Kenneth Hodges. Mapping Malory: Regional Identities and National Geographies in Le Morte Darthur. New York: Palgrave MacMillan US, 2014.

Hodges, Kenneth. Forging Chivalric Communities in Malory's Morte Darthur. New York: Palgrave MacMillan US, 2005.

Journal Articles

“Guinevere’s Ghost: Spenser’s Response to Malory’s Erotics.” Sexuality and Memory in Early Modern England: Literature and the Erotics of Recollection, edited by John S. Garrison and Kyle Pivetti, Routledge, 2016.

“Reformed Dragons: Bevis of Hampton, Sire Thomas Malory’s Le Morte Darthur, and Spenser’s Faerie Queene.” Texas Studies in Literature and Language, vol. 54.1, 2012, pp. 110-31.

“Making Arthur Protestant: Translating Malory’s Grail Quest into Spenser’s Book of Holiness.”  The Review of English Studies, vol. 62.254, 2011, pp. 193-221.

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